Author: Jan Scholten
644.34.09 Euphorbia lathyris
Dutch: kruisblad wolfsmelk.
Content: linoleic acid, b-sitosterol, n-hentriacontan, daphnetin, aesculitin, acid, asparaginic acid, glutaminic acid, alanin, gamma amino butyric acid, inositol.
Delirium and hallucinations.
Worse from injustice but cannot talk about it.
Ailments form abuse of power.
Weather: < cold air; > closed room.
Sweat: profuse; cold, clammy, forehead, < diarrhoea.
Sleep: Restlessness at night. Sleep disturbed, anxious dreams.
Physical: < touch, > sweet-oil application.
Fever: temperature increased.
Vertigo; going to delirium.
Eyes: almost closed from oedema of lids.
Nose: inflamed tip; very sensitive and oedematous mucous membranes with ulcer.
Face: ruddy glow on cheeks; death-like pallor.
Mouth: tongue coated, slimy; acrid taste.
Lungs: laboured breathing; breath cold, musty odour; cough hacking, as from inhalation of sulphur; like whooping-cough, ending in diarrhoea and vomiting, with sleepiness between each paroxysm.
Heart: weak and fluttering heart-action; pulse 120, full, pounding, somewhat irregular.
Stomach: nausea and violent vomiting of copious clear water, intermingled with white, gelatinous lumps.
Rectum: drastic purging; obstinate constipation; stool white, transparent, gelatinous mucus, with blood; diarrhoea, with cold sweat.
Urinary: urine copious flow of urine.
Male: scrotum inflammation, deep acrid ulcers, intense itching and burning, < touch, < washing.
Limbs: body stiff; rheumatic pains during rest; paralytic, weakness in joints.
Skin: erythema, burning, raw, shining, glossy, rough, red, puffed, oedematous; burning, stinging, smarting; face, uncovered parts, extending into hair parts, spreading over whole body; < touch, < cold air, > close room, > sweet-oil applications; fine bran-like desquamation; suppurating, in spots; deep, ragged ulcers; gangrene; vesicles; sensation of cobwebs.